Academic Catalog

METE308 PHYSICAL METALLURGY

Course Code: 5700308
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Metallurgical And Materials Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. ARCAN FEHM DERCOLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5700202 | 5700204
The course set above should be completed before taking METE308 PHYSICAL METALLURGY.

Course Content

Alloy theory: primary solid solutions Intermediate phases, stability of alloys, ordering. Kinetic theory. Interfaces: classification, geometry and energy of interfaces, grain boundary segregation, Mobility of interfaces. Normal grain growth. Homogeneous and heterogeneous nucleation. Recovery and recrystallization.